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Birthday
20, 1928
Birthplace
Cleveland, OH
Death Date
Feb 5, 2006 (77)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
20, 1928
Birthplace
Cleveland, OH
Death Date
Feb 5, 2006 (77)

About

His marriage to a black woman on The Jeffersons was among the first interracial marriages portrayed on national television.

Before Fame

He was a Shakespearean actor, appearing in productions of Julius Caesar, Hamlet, and the title role in Macbeth.

Trivia

He also starred in television shows including All in the Family, Will & Grace, and Living Single.

Family Life

His wife, Mary Bradford Stone ran a dance company.

Associated With

He often played the comic foil to Sherman Hemsley's character, George Jefferson, on The Jeffersons.

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